A Virgin River Christmas
Welcome back to Virgin River with the books that started it all…Last Christmas Marcie Sullivan said a final goodbye to her husband, Bobby. This Christmas she wants to find the man who saved his life and gave her three more years to love him.Fellow marine Ian Buchanan dragged Bobby's shattered... show more
Welcome back to Virgin River with the books that started it all…Last Christmas Marcie Sullivan said a final goodbye to her husband, Bobby. This Christmas she wants to find the man who saved his life and gave her three more years to love him.Fellow marine Ian Buchanan dragged Bobby's shattered body onto a medical transport four years ago, then disappeared once their unit arrived stateside. Since then, Marcie's letters to Ian have gone unanswered.Marcie tracks Ian to the tiny mountain town of Virgin River and finds a man as wounded emotionally as Bobby was physically. As Marcie pushes her way into his reclusive life, she discovers a sweet soul beneath a rough exterior.Ian doesn't know what to make of the determined young widow who forces him to look into his painful past and the uncertain future. But it is a season of miracles and maybe, just maybe, it's time to banish the ghosts and open his heart.
Publish date: October 29th 2013
Pages no: 320
Edition language: English
, Contemporary Romance
, Womens Fiction
, Chick Lit
Series: Virgin River (#4)
I wasn't sure what to expect with this book. The previous two had built upon characters that had been previously introduced, while this one started with unknowns. In many ways, this could be read as a stand alone. There was small cameos made of of prior characters, but they didn't take over the st...
Opening Line: "Marcie Sullivan drove into the small town, her sixth small mountian town of the day, and found herself face-to-face with a Christmas tree trimming." AVRC is my first Robyn Carr book which would make me...you guessed it, a Robyn Carr virgin. Anyways, this isn’t the type of contempora...
I liked the characters, though the plot was a bit of a stretch. As a story of friendship and healing, I think it worked well, but they just seemed like really good friends...didn't quite buy the romance. Nice holiday mood choice though!
When I read books 1-3 last year, I was pregnant at the time. I had to stop since I wasn't emotionally able to handle some of the scenes, especially the birthing ones. Now, that my baby is 1 and my postpartum feels back to normal, I'm so happy to revisit Virgin River again.This book was great! In th...